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2018 Aging in America Conference

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Schedule at a Glance

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Sunday, March 25 Wednesday, March 28
Monday, March 26 Thursday, March 29
Tuesday, March 27  


Sunday, March 25

4:00–5:00 PM Networking Orientation for First-Time

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Monday, March 26

7:30–9:00 AM Morning Buzz with the STEP Group
9:00–10:30 AM
Managed Care Academy Boot Camp 1 Creating and Sustaining CBO Business Partnerships:
9:00 AM– Noon

90-minute Symposia & 60-minute workshopsSearch the Sessions

9:00 AM–3:30 PM
The 12th Annual National Conference of Caregiver Advocates The Aging Network’s Largest Non-Elder Stakeholder
9:00 AM–3:30 PM LAIN Program The Next Layer of Challenges for Today’s LGBT Older Adults
9:00 AM–2:00 PM MHAN Public Policy Program Mental Health and Aging Policy Update: Navigating Perpetual Change and Growing Need
9:00 AM–Noon NOMA Program Critical Issues in Diverse Communities
12:30 AM–3:30 PM
1:00–3:00 PM
1:00–3:30 PM West Health’s Aging and Policy Summit
4:00–5:30 PM Opening General Session
How Technology Is Reinventing Aging
5:30–7:30 PM Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception

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Tuesday, March 27

7:00–8:00 AM Morning Exercise
7:30 AM–2:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open
9:00–10:30 AM Symposia / 90-minute workshops: Search the Sessions
9:00–10:30 AM Managed Care Academy Boot Camp 2: Partnership for Healthy Outcomes:
9:00 –10:30 AM What’s Next Business Boot Camps
9:00 AM–4:00 PM
BFA/HAN Program Healthy Aging Where We
9:00 AM–4:00 PM
9:00 AM–4:00 PM
9:00 AM–4:00 PM
MHAN Clinical Program Mental Health and
11:00–Noon General Session
Noon–1:30 PM Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
12:30–3:30 PM Site Visit Buck Institute
1:00–4:00 PM NADRC National Forum: Reaching Minority and Rural Individuals with Dementia: Strategies, Experiences, and Successes from Administration on Aging Grantees
1:30–3:30 pm
2:00–4:30 PM 60-Minute Workshops: Search the Sessions
6:00–7:00 PM Peer Groups: Search the Sessions
6:00–8:00 PM

Legacy Awards

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Wednesday, March 28

7:00–8:00 AM Morning Exercise
8:00–11:00 AM Exhibit Hall open
9:00–11:00 AM Poster Sessions
11:00–Noon General Session
Ending Senior Poverty: Why We Can't Wait
12:30–3:30 PM Site Visit San Francisco Village
1:00–2:30 PM Managed Care Academy Boot Camp 3: The National Diabetes Prevention Program: Expanding Reach and Coverage Across the U.S.
1:00–4:00 PM
1:00–4:30 PM 90-Minute Symposia
1:00–4:30 PM
4:45-5:45 PM Roundtables
6:00-7:00 PM Peer Groups

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Thursday, March 29

7:00–8:00 AM Morning Exercise
8:00-9:30 AM
General Session
10:00–11:30 AM What’s Next Business Boot Camps
9:45 AM–1:00 PM
9:00 AM–1:00 PM 2018 Managed Care Academy Summit
10:00–11:30 AM 90-Minute Symposia
12:30–3:00 PM 60-Minute Workshops
1:00–4:00 PM Site Visit OnLok

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